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Volume 164: debated on Thursday 21 December 1989

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To ask the Secretary of State for Employment if he will make a statement regarding the future of jobcentres in the (a) Burnley, (b) Pendle, (c) Hyndburn and (d) Rossendale and Darwen constituencies.

The employment service is working progressively to bring jobcentres and benefit offices together under one roof. This will provide a new and improved one-stop service.I will ensure that hon. Members with a constituency interest are informed as soon as decisions about the future of offices in the Burnley, Pendle, Hyndham and Rossendale and Darwen constituencies have been taken.